17th - 19th September 2018 24th - 25th September 2018
€1,750 (€1,400 with Skillnet)
Chartered Accountants House, 47 - 49 Pearse Street, Dublin 2

Deep Learning Training: Level 1

Through instructor-led demonstrations and self-paced hands-on exercises, ICHEC provides training on the latest techniques for applying deep learning techniques across a variety of application domains. Participants will explore widely-used deep learning frameworks on GPU-accelerated platforms and network with industry leaders.

This 5-day training course will run over two sessions and introduces fundamental concepts in deep learning, along with an overview of prominent and widely-used deep learning frameworks. Training will include demonstration of use-cases along with hands-on exercises using the frameworks on GPU-accelerated platforms. Training will be augmented with guest lectures and networking sessions involving industry leaders in deep learning and AI.

    Course Structure

    • Programming basics for deep learning
    • Deep learning concepts and related machine learning fundamentals
    • Introduction to deep learning frameworks
      • Microsoft Cognitive Toolkit (CNTK)
      • Google Cloud AI and TensorFlow
      • PyTorch
      • Caffe2
      • MATLAB
    • Guest Lectures and Demonstrations:

      Microsoft     nvidia


      MatLab   Intel    




      Learning Outcomes

      • Understanding of key components in machine learning and deep learning
      • Ability to identify use-cases for machine learning and deep learning
      • Awareness of features and usability of prominent deep learning frameworks
      • Ability to use the deep learning frameworks on a cloud platform

      Deep Learning Level 1 Course Timetable

      Pre-requisites for participants

      • Approximately 1 year of programming experience with Linux and database knowledge
      • Basic algebra
      • Personal laptop computer

      Date and Venue

      This course will run over 2 sessions. 

      The first will take place on  17th, 18th, 19th September 2018

      The second will take place on 24th and 25th September 2018

      • Venue: Charted Accountants House, 47 -49 Pearse Street, Dublin 2
      • Cost : €1,750